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23 Feb, 2017, 13:30 ET Huntington Hospital Newborns "Go Red" For Heart Month

February is nationally recognized as heart month. For that reason, Huntington Hospital has collaborated with the American Heart Association to...


21 Feb, 2017, 13:30 ET Huntington Hospital named one of Healthgrades 2017 America's 50 Best Hospitals for 4th year in a row

Today, Huntington Hospital announced that it has received the Healthgrades 2017 America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™, for the 4th year in a row...


24 Feb, 2016, 17:10 ET Huntington Hospital named one of Healthgrades 2016 America's 50 Best Hospitals

Today, Huntington Hospital announced that it has received the Healthgrades 2016 America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™.  The distinction...


19 Nov, 2015, 18:51 ET Huntington Hospital Celebrates Prestigious Magnet® Re-designation for Nursing Excellence

 Huntington Hospital has once again received national recognition for excellence in nursing from the American Nurses Credentialing Center's...


13 Oct, 2015, 13:00 ET Huntington Memorial Hospital Announces Paul L. H. Ouyang Elected Chairman of the Board of Directors

 Huntington Memorial Hospital today announced that Paul L. H. Ouyang has been elected chairman of the board of directors of Huntington...


10 Sep, 2015, 20:25 ET Huntington Memorial Hospital and USC Institute for Maternal-Fetal Health (IMFH) Partner to Offer Fetal Surgery Program

 Huntington Memorial Hospital, in partnership with USC Institute for Maternal-Fetal Health (IMFH), successfully completed its first fetal...


17 Mar, 2015, 19:42 ET Huntington Memorial Hospital Launches Intensivist Program for Critical Care Patients

Huntington Memorial Hospital has partnered with Huntington Pulmonary Medical Group (HPMG) to create and implement a Leapfrog Group-compliant...


16 Mar, 2015, 16:01 ET Huntington Memorial Hospital Launches Laborist Program

 Huntington Memorial Hospital recently partnered with Ob Hospitalist Group (OBHG) to provide on-site, around-the-clock Board Certified OB/GYN...


09 Feb, 2015, 17:26 ET James A. Shankwiler, M.D. Elected Chief of the Medical Staff at Huntington Memorial Hospital

James A. Shankwiler, M.D., has been elected president of the medical staff at Huntington Memorial Hospital, effective January 1, 2015. A board...


02 Feb, 2015, 14:19 ET Huntington Memorial Hospital Announces New Board Members

 Huntington Memorial Hospital announced today the election of two new and two returning members to its board of directors, effective January 1,...


19 Dec, 2013, 14:51 ET Charles Sharp, M.D., Named First Faculty Emeritus at Huntington Memorial Hospital

 In recognition of a quarter of a century of service and mentorship as a member of its academic faculty, Charles Sharp, M.D., has been named...


09 Oct, 2013, 14:29 ET The Art of Surgery is Twice What it Used to be at Huntington Memorial Hospital

Philanthropic Support Secures 2nd Robotic Surgery System As part of its continued commitment to the patient experience and with the support of...


21 Aug, 2013, 17:40 ET Nancy Greengold, M.D., Named Vice President of Clinical Integration at Huntington Memorial Hospital

 Nancy Greengold, M.D., MBA, has been appointed to the newly created position of vice president of clinical integration at Huntington...


14 May, 2013, 13:41 ET Huntington Memorial Hospital Receives Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award

Huntington Memorial Hospital has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association's Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold...


09 May, 2013, 15:43 ET Raj Takhar Named Vice President -- Physician Strategies for Huntington Memorial Hospital

Raj Takhar has been named vice president of business & physician strategies for Huntington Memorial Hospital, effective immediately.  In...


29 Apr, 2013, 18:17 ET Armando Gonzalez Elected Lifetime Trustee of Huntington Memorial Hospital

 Armando L. Gonzalez, FAIA, current board member of Huntington Memorial Hospital and founding principal of Gonzalez Goodale Architects in...


26 Mar, 2013, 17:55 ET Huntington Memorial Hospital Reaches Halfway Mark in Expansion of its Emergency and Trauma Center

Huntington Memorial Hospital announced today that it has reached the halfway mark in its ambitious expansion project which, when completed, will...


05 Feb, 2013, 13:16 ET Edmund Tse, M.D., Elected Chief of the Medical Staff at Huntington Memorial Hospital

 Edmund Tse, M.D., has been elected chief of staff at Huntington Memorial Hospital, effective immediately. A native of Hong Kong and a resident...


25 Jan, 2013, 12:26 ET Huntington Memorial Hospital Elects Paul Johnson, Deborah Williams to its Board of Directors

Local residents Paul Johnson and Deborah Williams have been elected to the board of directors of Huntington Memorial Hospital, effective...


18 Jan, 2013, 19:53 ET Huntington Hospital Appoints Executive Director of Public Relations

Taps former SoCal Corporate Healthcare VP of Communications, Marketing  Huntington Memorial Hospital today announced that Kevin L....


17 Jul, 2012, 16:28 ET Huntington Memorial Hospital Included in U.S. News & World Report's National Rankings

Rated as the Number Four Hospital in Los Angeles and Number Eight in California Huntington Memorial Hospital has been ranked among the top...


27 Mar, 2012, 14:18 ET Rescued California Woman's Husband Grateful For Concern

PASADENA, Calif., March 27, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --  Li Schroeder, husband of the California woman who was rescued Monday after her...


08 Feb, 2012, 18:38 ET Huntington Hospital Trauma Center Receives Level II Verification From the Verification Review Committee of the American College of Surgeons

 Huntington Hospital Trauma Center has been verified as a Level II trauma center by the Verification Review Committee (VRC), an ad hoc...


12 Jan, 2012, 19:30 ET Huntington Hospital Adds Financial and Real Estate Expert to Board of Directors

Huntington Memorial Hospital is pleased to announce that Wayne M. Brandt has joined its board of directors.  Brandt is managing director and...


02 Nov, 2011, 20:19 ET Huntington Hospital's Robbin Cohen, MD, Warns Students About the Dangers of Smoking

Approximately 100 middle school students from High Point Academy and Mayfield Junior School attended a presentation by Robbin Cohen, MD,...